Showing on The Kelly Clarkson Present on Wednesday, Sharon stated Britney reached out to her for assist someday round 2007, when the pop star was making world headlines.
“Britney wrote to me a really lengthy and necessary, poignant letter throughout a really tough time in her life ― in regards to the time when individuals would recognise her for when she shaved her head ― wanting me to assist her,” Sharon advised Kelly.
“I used to be in a really tough time of my life and I couldn’t assist myself. The reality of the matter is, we each wanted assist. She wanted assist and I wanted assist.”
“These are the ladies which have really impressed my life,” the singer wrote within the accompanying caption, including, “These cool women at all times add a spark to my day.”
In her chat with Kelly, Sharon didn’t share whether or not she and Britney related once more within the years since she obtained the letter. Nonetheless, she feels a particular kinship with the singer, who’s within the throes of a authorized battle along with her father, Jamie Spears, as she fights to regain management of her reported $60 million property.
“It’s very laborious to be a really profitable girl and never have anybody management you, taking your funds and dealing with you,” Sharon stated. “Girls ― and, I’m certain, the entire younger stars ― get dealt with. There’s a enormous breaking level and there’s a level the place you get damaged.”
“The factor with Britney Spears is so uncontrolled and so terrible,” she continued. “I can say actually it’s been very uncontrolled and really terrible, greater than as soon as, in my life.”
Stone is presently selling a brand new memoir, The Great thing about Dwelling Twice. In it, she will get candid about her childhood experiences with sexual abuse, her 2001 stroke and, after all, her storied Hollywood journey.
As for Britney, she spoke out this week on Framing Britney Spears, the controversial New York Instances-produced documentary inspecting her father’s conservatorship over her private and monetary affairs in addition to the hostile media remedy she’s obtained all through her profession.
“I didn’t watch the documentary however from what I did see of it, I used to be embarrassed by the sunshine they put me in,” she wrote on Instagram. “I cried for 2 weeks and properly …. I nonetheless cry typically.”
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